Born on the 16th of November 1993 in Uitenhage, Cape Province, South Africa Anrich Nortje has been the core of the South African attack for the last 2-3 years. The 30-year-old can hit the deck hard and surprise the batters with his pace, bounce, and clever outswingers. Nortje made his test & T20I debut against India in September and October 2019 respectively.
The pacer made his ODI debut against Sri Lanka in March 2019. He has claimed 70 wickets in 19 tests so far with best figures of 6/56. He has taken 36 wickets in 20 ODIs with best figures of 4/51. In 31 T20Is, Nortje has claimed 38 wickets with best figures of 4/10. Nortje was awarded the Newcomer of the Year in July 2020. Although his career has been scarred by injuries Nortje has emerged as a wicket-taking option irrespective of the conditions he has bowled. He has represented Cape Town Blitz in the South African Mzansi Super League & Pretoria Capitals in the SA20 Tournament. He plays for Delhi Capitals in the IPL and has done reasonably well for the franchise so far claiming 53 wickets in 40 IPL games. He was bought by the franchise for a sum of INR 6.5 crore for the 2023 season.
Who is Anrich Nortje’s Wife Micaela Kleu?
Born in 1994 in Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa, Micaela Kleu previously worked as a waitress at La Kouzina, a Greek restaurant which is located in Brookes on Bay Beach Road in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. She also worked as a third-grade school teacher at Laerskool Summerwood Primary School in Port Elizabeth.
|Date of Birth||1994|
|Birthplace||Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa|
|Education||Brandwag Hoerskool, Nelson Mandela University|
She studied at Brandwag Hoerskool and completed her graduation from Nelson Mandela University.
When did Anrich Nortje and Micaela Kleu get married?
The couple had known when they used to study in Brandwag Hoerskool and dated for quite some time before getting married on the 9th of September 2020.
Do Anrich Nortje and Micaela Kleu have children?
No, the couple doesn’t have any children so far.